in relation to the Cryptonomicon, and Alan Turing specifically, i have noticed a large increase in the number of websites requiring a CAPTCHA form. CAPTCHA stands for Completely Automoted Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart. it is…
here's a CNN story on some interesting origins of certain Muppet characters:
my new favorite is Pepe the King Prawn. i first saw him in 'Muppets in Space,' and have loved him since!
Check out these beautiful works created by a group called La Machine (http://www.lamachine.co.uk/index.php/la_machine/). They just completed a work called La Princesse in Liverpool, where a giant spider roamed the streets, slept, and climbed buildings
here are some youtube…